Healthcare ETF Overview

With 44 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Healthcare ETFs gather total assets under management of $52.11B. The average expense ratio is of 0.59%. Healthcare ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Commodities

The largest Healthcare ETF is the Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund XLV with $16.78B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Healthcare ETF was the LABU at 107.62%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Healthcare space was the Direxion Daily Pharmaceutical & Medical Bull 3X Shares PILL in 11/15/17.


FTXHFirst Trust Nasdaq Pharmaceuticals ETF10.27%
SBIOALPS Medical Breakthroughs ETF7.30%
XPHSPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF5.96%
IHFiShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF5.56%
PSCHPowerShares S&P SmallCap Health Care Portfolio5.52%


ZBIOProShares UltraPro Short Nasdaq Biotechnology-6.68%
LABDDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3X Shares-4.90%
BISProShares UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology-4.13%
GNRXVanEck Vectors Generic Drugs ETF-1.15%
RXDProShares UltraShort Health Care-0.91%

top creations

IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF202.01
LABUDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X Shares101.46
BTECPrincipal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF35.87
IHIiShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF26.04
VHTVanguard Health Care ETF23.62

top redemptions

XLVHealth Care Select Sector SPDR Fund-376.91
IYHiShares U.S. Healthcare ETF-85.44
FXHFirst Trust Health Care AlphaDEX Fund-43.79
LABDDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3X Shares-25.17


RXDProShares UltraShort Health Care65.75%
ARKGARK Genomic Revolution Multi-Sector ETF15.68%
ZBIOProShares UltraPro Short Nasdaq Biotechnology15.00%
LABUDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X Shares14.50%
HCRFiShares Edge MSCI Multifactor Healthcare ETF13.68%


IHFiShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF-14.14%
LABDDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3X Shares-9.42%
BIBProShares Ultra NASDAQ Biotechnology-7.95%
PJPPowerShares Dynamic Pharmaceuticals Portfolio-7.54%
PBEPowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio-7.29%

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